Visit the library
All library visitors, two years and older, will be required to wear masks regardless of their vaccination status starting Aug. 11, 2021. Minnesota Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend everyone wear a mask in public indoor settings in areas with substantial or high transmission of COVID-19.
Dakota County Library locations are open and offering a full range of services. Call a library location if an accommodation is needed.
View the hours for all Dakota County Library locations.
Responsive library services
There are a variety of ways to use the library and its resources in person or online.
Schedule a Curbside Pick-up appointment to pick up books and other library materials. If you are unable to use Curbside Pick-up, you may qualify for our Home Delivery Service.
Access a variety of free
digital items including e-books, electronic magazines, audio books and more.
Wi-Fi hotspots & Chromebooks
Check out a Wi-Fi hotspot or a kit containing both a Wi-Fi hotspot and Chromebook laptop for free internet service at home or on the go.
Library card registration
Enjoy free events for adults, teens and kids in-person or virtually. From arts and crafts to business tips, there's something for everyone.
Register online for a library card to access our digital resources, free of charge.